South Dakota has been called "the Mississippi of the North" for its long history of making voting hard for Native Americans.
COVID-19 is disproportionately deadly among people of color. Long-term environmental racism could be a major factor in this disparity.
She designed Social Security and public works programs that helped bring millions out of poverty. Her work has been largely forgotten.
The Supreme Court's pro-choice decision in June Medical Services v. Russo illustrates the Chief Justice's embattled relationship with precedent.
Ten lessons from the past and steps we can take now to educate ourselves and our students about how to be a thoughtful consumer of information.
Defender of the poor tenants and evictor of the voracious landlords, a masked lucha libre wrestler rose from the ruins of Mexico City’s 1985 earthquake.
Recent changes to the Migratory Bird Treaty Act of 1918 leave birds vulnerable to industry, experts say.
Diseases know no borders. International cooperation and solidarity, say scholars, are as essential as funding.
A new draft executive order requiring classical architecture in government buildings negates principles established during the Kennedy administration.
Conventional wisdom says that Republicans don't want to give ex-felons voting rights because they'll end up voting for Democrats. But is this true?